The Jackson Heart Study Graduate Training and Education Center at UMMC is a two-year research mentoring and training program funded by the National Heart. Lung and Blood Institute. Designed for doctoral and health professional students who are considering careers in cardiovascular health sciences, the program allows students to observe and participate in the research process alongside mentors from leading research institutions. Download a composite photo of the 2020 scholars here.
Cellas Ari'ka HayesPharmaceutical Science/PharmacologyUniversity of Mississippi
Maria Jones-MuhammadNeuroscienceUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center
Jamarius WallerPharmacologyUniversity of MississippiMedical Center
Roxanne WattsCounseling PsychologyUniversity of Southern Mississippi